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Family Child Care Homes (Day Care Plans)

Regulated Child Care in NC

If you are caring for more than two children who aren’t related to you for more than four hours a day, you might need to be licensed by the Division of Child Development and Early Education. There are several exemptions from licensure, see http://ncchildcare.dhhs.state.nc.us for more information.

What is a Family Child Care Home?

A Family Child Care Home (FCCH) is a child care arrangement located in a residence where, at any one time, more than two children (maximum of five pre-school children or up to eight if at least three children are school-aged), but less than nine children who receive child care. A FCCH is licensed by the Division of Child Development and Early Education.


  1. Regulations Governing the Sanitation of Family Child Care Homes

  2. Sanitation Standards Evaluation Form for Family Child Care Homes

 

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    Phone: 910-433-3690
    Department of Public Health:

    1235 Ramsey St
    Fayetteville, NC 28301

    Health Department Accreditation  
    Fax: 910-433-3659
    TTY Phone: 910-223-9386
    Email:
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    EH Director: Adrian Jones

    Contact Us

    Phone: 910-433-3690
    Fax: 910-433-3659
    TTY Phone: 910-223-9386
    Email:
    email_envelope
    EH Director: Adrian Jones
    Department of Public Health:

    1235 Ramsey St
    Fayetteville, NC 28301

    Health Department Accreditation